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All this week, KUNC State Capitol Reporter Bente Birkland will be speaking with with four key House and Senate leaders to talk about their expectations and priorities for the upcoming session.

Legislative Leadership Series: John Hickenlooper

State of Colorado

Colorado’s 2012 legislative session gets under way this Wednesday. On Thursday Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper will outline his priorities and expectations for the session during his second State of the State speech before a joint session of the House and Senate. 

KUNC’s state capitol reporter Bente Birkeland sat down with the Governor to talk about his first year in office and where he’d like to see things go this year…

This concludes the Legislative Leadership Series, you can hear from key leaders in the state House and Senate and their priorities for the 120 day session in the series archive.

Bente Birkeland has been reporting on state legislative issues for KUNC and Rocky Mountain Community Radio since 2006. Originally, from Minnesota, Bente likes to hike and ski in her spare time. She keeps track of state politics throughout the year but is especially busy during the annual legislative session from January through early May.
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